As the world's largest vibration fitness educator, American Vibration Fitness Trainers Association (AVFTA) certificatifies fitness professionals including medical practioners, exercise instructors and personal trainers on the proper use of whole-body vibrating machines.

AVFTA delivers comprehensive and practical education for vibration fitness professionals, grounded in industry research and innovative modalities. AVFTA upholds basic whole-body exercise standards and guidelines for safe vibration fitness practice.

The goals of AVFTA are to:

  • Serve the AVFTA fitness professional by developing programs and certifications beneficial to and of interest for the vibration fitness industry;
  • Enhance professional development of vibration fitness professionals by facilitating opportunities for learning and individual growth;
  • Establish standards and guidelines for the delivery of quality and professional vibration fitness services and business practices, as well as, the development of ethics statements for AVFTA fitness professionals;
  • Collaborate with public and private industries on the development of programs and services to increase the awareness of vibration fitness education and its benefits to individuals and communities;
  • Network with other industry organizations to advance the knowledge of vibration fitness education and professional practices by initiating and disseminating research findings.
  • Develop and encourage whole-body vibration research in collaboration with certified trainer, doctors, medical centers, universities and hospitals.
  • Promote vibrating exercise through media outlets such as, television, radio, newspapers and magazines.

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